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Opinion: Say No To Junks – Healthy Lifestyle And Healthy Eating

Opinion: Say No To Junks - Healthy Lifestyle And Healthy Eating
Blogs Nutrition Swasth India
People who adopt a healthy lifestyle especially from the very beginning live healthier, happier and longer lives than those with unhealthy lifestyles such as unbalanced and poor diet ...
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India Is Home To The World’s Most Wasted Children, As Per The Global Hunger Index 2020

India Is Home To The World’s Most Wasted Children, As Per The Global Hunger Index 2020
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The Global Hunger Index 2020 was launched on October 16 to mark the World Food Day, where India has been ranked 94 out of the 107 assessed countries and the report highlights the crisis of child wasting in the country ...
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World Food Day: MSP, Government Procurement Important Part Of Country’s Food Security, Says Prime Minister Narendra Modi

World Food Day: MSP, Government Procurement Important Part Of Country’s Food Security, Says Prime Minister Narendra Modi
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On the occasion of World Food Day, Prime Minister Narendra Modi lauded farmers' initiatives during the COVID-19 pandemic that has helped the country fight malnutrition ...
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World Food Day 2020: We Need To Find A Way Where We Produce Food For Ourselves And Also Save Nature, Says World Food Programme India Director

World Food Day 2020: We Need To Find A Way Where We Produce Food For Ourselves And Also Save Nature, Says World Food Programme India Director
Features Swasth India World Food Day
On World Food Day 2020, in an exclusive interview, Bishow Parajuli, UN WFP Representative and Country Director In India says that India is a big country and is a great example compared to other countries but it needs to work on three areas – reducing food loss; ensuring continuous diversification in food intake; supporting farmers in adapting to climate change ...
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Grow, Nourish, Sustain. Together: All You Need To Know About World Food Day 2020

Grow, Nourish, Sustain. Together: All You Need To Know About World Food Day 2020
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World Food Day is celebrated every year on October 16 by more than 150 countries with the aim to promote awareness about food, nutrition and healthy eating practices ...
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“Malnutrition Is A Combination Of Lack Of Nutritious Food, Water And Sanitation And An Inadequate Healthcare System”

“Malnutrition Is A Combination Of Lack Of Nutritious Food, Water And Sanitation And An Inadequate Healthcare System”
Features Nutrition World Food Day
To mark the World Food Day, NDTV speaks exclusively with Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition’s (GAIN) Executive Director, Lawrence Haddad, a recipient of 2018 World Food Prize ...
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Exclusive: World Food Programme India Director On Nobel Peace Prize Win And More

Exclusive: World Food Programme India Director On Nobel Peace Prize Win And More
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The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) has received the Nobel Peace Prize for 2020 for its efforts to combat hunger and improve conditions for peace in conflict areas ...
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First 1,000 Days Of Life: Importance Of Maternal And Child Nutrition During Pregnancy And Up To Two Years Of Age

First 1,000 Days Of Life: Importance Of Maternal And Child Nutrition During Pregnancy And Up To Two Years Of Age
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The ‘First 1,000 days’ for a child is a crucial time because it is the period of the rapid growth of body and brain and so a woman’s nutrition during pregnancy and breastfeeding and baby’s nutrition in the first two years is extremely important for a healthy future ...
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Pros And Cons Of Food Fortification, An Effective Way To Address Micronutrient Deficiency

National Nutrition Month: Advantages And Disadvantages Of Food Fortification, An Effective Way To Address Micronutrient Deficiency
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National Nutrition Month 2020 India: Food fortification, the practise of adding vital micronutrients to staple foods is a cost-effective way to address micronutrient deficiency but there are some limitations to this strategy ...
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Nutritious Diet Costs Twice As Much As Energy-Only Diet: Save The Children Study In Jharkhand

Nutritious Diet Costs Twice As Much As Energy-Only Diet: Save The Children Study In Jharkhand
Jharkhand News Nutrition
The study recommended that the cost of food habits nutritious diet (FHAB) should be used as a benchmark to observe changes in the affordability gap to assess whether new social protection initiatives have worked ...
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National Nutrition Month: How SuPoshan Sanginis Are Spreading The Idea Of Nutrition And Supporting POSHAN Abhiyaan

National Nutrition Month: How SuPoshan Sanginis Are Spreading The Idea Of Nutrition And Supporting POSHAN Abhiyaan
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SuPoshan Sanginis are women volunteers who support Anganwadi and ASHA workers. Their main role is to identify malnourished children, anaemic girls and women and support them through nutrition plan ...
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National Nutrition Month: Akshaya Patra Foundation Is Improving Nutritional Quality Of Mid-day Meals Through Fortification

National Nutrition Month: Akshaya Patra Foundation Is Improving Nutritional Quality Of Mid-day Meals Through Fortification
Gujarat Karnataka National Nutrition Month
In 2016, the Akshaya Patra Foundation introduced fortified rice in meals provided under mid-day meal scheme in Gujarat and Karnataka and recorded significant improvement in malnourishment levels among children ...
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